Do Silkies molt?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by ILuvMyPetChickens, Oct 4, 2011.

  1. ILuvMyPetChickens

    ILuvMyPetChickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I don't think mine have. My cochins have.
     
  2. SilkieBantams

    SilkieBantams Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I don't know for sure if Silkies molt or not. But I do wonder if they molt since I have 4 Silkies of my own.
     
  3. ILuvMyPetChickens

    ILuvMyPetChickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have 3. All Roosters.
     
  4. RedDrgn

    RedDrgn Anachronistic Anomaly

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    So far as I know, all birds molt. No feather lasts forever.
     

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